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Cranidos Cranidos #408 - Head Butt Pokemon

Hear Cranidos's Cry
type Rock
gender 87.5% Male12.5% Female
height 3'11" 0.9 m
weight 69.5 lb. 31.5 kg
National: #408 | Sinnoh: #036

Family Family

#408 - Cranidos
#409 - Rampardos
Lv. 30


Egg Groups Steps to Hatch
Monster 7,650

Moves Moves


Mold BreakerMakes moves ignore targets' abilities if they could hinder or prevent them.

Level-up Moves

1HeadbuttNormalPhysical7015100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
1LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
6Focus EnergyNormalNone--30--Increases the user's chance to score a critical hit.
10PursuitDarkPhysical4020100%If the target leaves battle this turn, user will hit the target with double power and then hit its replacement normally.
15Take DownNormalPhysical902085%User receives 1/4 the damage it inflicts in recoil.
19Scary FaceNormalNone--10100%Lowers the target's Speed by two stages.
24AssuranceDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already received damage this turn.
28AncientpowerRockSpecial605100%Has a 10% chance to raise all of the user's stats by one stage.
33Zen HeadbuttPsychicPhysical801590%Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.
37ScreechNormalNone--4085%Lowers the target's Defense by two stages.
43Head SmashRockPhysical150580%User receives 1/2 the damage inflicted in recoil.


TM5RoarNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
TM6ToxicPoisonNone--1090%Badly poisons the target, inflicting more damage every turn.
TM10Hidden PowerNormalSpecial115100%Power and type depend upon user's IVs. Power can range from 30 to 70.
TM11Sunny DayFireNone--5--Changes the weather to sunny for five turns.
TM13Ice BeamIceSpecial9510100%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM14BlizzardIceSpecial120570%Has a 10% chance to freeze the target.
TM17ProtectNormalNone--10--Prevents any moves from hitting the user this turn.
TM18Rain DanceWaterNone--5--Changes the weather to rain for five turns.
TM21FrustrationNormalPhysical120100%Power increases as happiness decreases, up to a maximum of 102.
TM23Iron TailSteelPhysical1001575%Has a 30% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
TM24ThunderboltElectricSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to paralyze the target.
TM25ThunderElectricSpecial1201070%Has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.
TM26EarthquakeGroundPhysical10010100%Inflicts regular damage and can hit Dig users.
TM27ReturnNormalPhysical120100%Power increases with happiness, up to a maximum of 102.
TM28DigGroundPhysical8010100%User digs underground, dodging all attacks, and hits next turn.
TM32Double TeamNormalNone--15--Raises the user's evasion by one stage.
TM34Shock WaveElectricSpecial6020--Never misses.
TM35FlamethrowerFireSpecial9515100%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM37SandstormRockNone--10--Changes the weather to a sandstorm for five turns.
TM38Fire BlastFireSpecial120585%Has a 10% chance to burn the target.
TM39Rock TombRockPhysical501080%Has a 100% chance to lower the target's Speed by one stage.
TM42FacadeNormalPhysical7020100%Power doubles if user is burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.
TM43Secret PowerNormalPhysical7020100%Has a 30% chance to inflict a status effect which depends upon the terrain.
TM44RestPsychicNone--10--User sleeps for two turns, completely healing itself.
TM45AttractNormalNone--15100%Target falls in love if it has the opposite gender, and has a 50% chance to refuse attacking the user.
TM46ThiefDarkPhysical4010100%Takes the target's item.
TM56FlingDarkPhysical110100%Throws held item at the target; power depends on the item.
TM58EndureNormalNone--10--Prevents the user's HP from lowering below 1 this turn.
TM59Dragon PulseDragonSpecial9010100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
TM66PaybackDarkPhysical5010100%Power is doubled if the target has already moved this turn.
TM69Rock PolishRockNone--20--Raises the user's Speed by two stages.
TM71Stone EdgeRockPhysical100580%Has an increased chance for a critical hit.
TM75Swords DanceNormalNone--30--Raises the user's Attack by two stages.
TM76Stealth RockRockNone--20--Causes damage when opposing Pokemon switch in.
TM78CaptivateNormalNone--20100%Lowers the target's Special Attack by two stages if it's the opposite gender.
TM80Rock SlideRockPhysical751090%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
TM82Sleep TalkNormalNone--10--Randomly uses one of the user's other three moves. Only works if the user is sleeping.
TM83Natural GiftNormalPhysical115100%Power and type depend on the held berry.
TM87SwaggerNormalNone--1590%Raises the target's Attack by two stages and confuses the target.
TM90SubstituteNormalNone--10--Transfers 1/4 of the user's max HP into a doll, protecting the user from further damage or status changes until it breaks.
HM4StrengthNormalPhysical8015100%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
HM6Rock SmashFightingPhysical4015100%Has a 50% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
HM8Rock ClimbNormalPhysical902085%Has a 20% chance to confuse the target.

Egg Moves

WhirlwindNormalNone--20100%Immediately ends wild battles. Forces trainers to switch Pokemon.
SlamNormalPhysical802075%Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.
StompNormalPhysical6520100%Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.
ThrashNormalPhysical12010100%Hits every turn for 2-3 turns, then confuses the user.
Double-edgeNormalPhysical12015100%User receives 1/3 the damage inflicted in recoil.
LeerNormalNone--30100%Lowers the target's Defense by one stage.
CurseGhostNone--10--Ghosts pay half their max HP to hurt the target every turn. Others decrease Speed but raise Attack and Defense.
CrunchDarkPhysical8015100%Has a 20% chance to lower the target's Defense by one stage.
Hammer ArmFightingPhysical1001090%Lowers user's Speed by one stage.

Stats Stats

at level 100 Base Hindering (90%) Neutral (100%) Beneficial (110%)
244 - 338244 - 338244 - 338
229 - 314255 - 349280 - 383
76 - 16185 - 17993 - 196
Sp. Attack30
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
Sp. Defense30
58 - 14365 - 15971 - 174
108 - 193121 - 215133 - 236

Other Stats

Base Experience Max Experience Catch Rate Happiness EV Yields
99 600,000 45 70 Attack: 1 point

Damage Taken

Normal 0.5x
Fighting 2x
Flying 0.5x
Poison 0.5x
Ground 2x
Rock 1x
Bug 1x
Ghost 1x
Steel 2x
Fire 0.5x
Water 2x
Grass 2x
Electric 1x
Psychic 1x
Ice 1x
Dragon 1x
Dark 1x
Fairy 1x

Images Images


Flavor Text Flavortext

Black 2A lifelong jungle dweller from 100 million years ago, it would snap obstructing trees with head butts.
White 2
DiamondIt lived in jungles around 100 million years ago. Its skull is as hard as iron.
PearlIt was resurrected from an iron ball-like fossil. It downs prey with its head butts.
HeartGoldCRANIDOS toughen up their already rock-hard heads by headbutting one another.
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